March 28, 2005
Oelling earns GLVC Player of the Week honors
EVANSVILLE, Ind.óUniversity of Southern Indiana softball senior centerfielder Sunny Oelling (Valparaiso, Indiana) has been named the GLVC Player of the Week for her performances in USIís wins this past Friday.
Oelling hit .625 to lead the Screaming Eagles to a 3-2 victory over Ashland University and a 7-5 victory over Kentucky Wesleyan College. USIís leadoff hitter scored two runs and drove in another while going 3-for-3 in the stolen base department.
This marks the first time in Oellingís career that she has been named GLVC Player of the Week.
The two-time All-GLVC performer is currently second on USIís squad with a .368 batting average. She has scored a team-high 12 runs and has rapped out a team-leading 25 hits.
USI has won 11 straight games and enters its doubleheader with Oakland City University with an 11-8 mark. Those contests are scheduled for Thursday at 2 p.m. at the USI Softball Field.
The Eagles open GLVC play Sunday with a doubleheader at Bellarmine University. First pitch is slated for 11 a.m. (CDT).
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